Hirunews Logo
Fire+in+Hambantota+reserve+destroys+50+acres
Monday, 04 August 2014 - 11:28
Fire in Hambantota reserve destroys 50 acres
21

Shares
2,574

Views
Due to a fire which erupted at a forest reserve in Gonadeniya, Weeraketiya, Hambantota last noon has destroyed more than 50 acres of land.

According to our correspondent, the fire which blazed till mid night has been doused with the help of army officers and residents of the area.

The fire has spread due to the prevailing dry weather condition.

Meanwhile, a fire has erupted in a land which belongs to the coconut cultivation board in Pasikuda coastal area, Kalkuda police division, Batticaloa last night.

The fire in Pasikuda has destroyed over 10 acres of coconut cultivation.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Top 25 beaches in the world
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:02
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards reveals top 25 beaches in the world. Baia do Sancho on the Brazilian archipelago Fernando de Noronha takes the top... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
60 Views
4,221 Views
2,707 Views
4,393 Views
3,123 Views
48,459 Views
Top